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timesaver traffic is at 4:55. back to you. >>> ucla researchers are using a gene therapy to restore the immune systems of children with the so-called bubble boy disease. >> teresa garcia has more on this breakthrough research. >> reporter: the amesley family has been dealing with a rare disease since their son was born. >> he started getting really bad coughs, sol mitting and throwing up. >> reporter: 5-year-old colton has severe combined immune deficiency or skid also known as bubble boy disease. he's missing a gene needed for his immune system to develop. kids with the condition are extremely vulnerable to viruses and bacteria and can die within one to two years if not treated. until now a bone marrow transplant or lifelong enzyme injections were the only option. but now ucla researchers are using an experimental gene therapy with low dose chemotherapy. >> to take some bone marrow from the skid baby and in the laboratory add back to it a normal copy of the gene that they're missing that's causing skid and then transporting them back with their own barrow. >> reporter: just 30 to 4
you are awake is hard at work, even when you are asleep. researchers at ucla say it helps explain how you can more easily recall phone numbers or directions that you have memorized the day before. research easers also found part of the brain is very active underrance sneezia as well. >>> a new study finds something called patient navigate tors can make a critical difference for women with breast cancer. hundreds of hospital and facilities ploy navigate tors to help patients with everything from appointment to insurance. researchers focused on 2600 women in washington dc. those who used navigate tors to get them through the medical system received their diagnosis nearly twice as quickly. >>> nearly after half of children with autism wand heir way from the safety of people they know. researchers from the interactive autism network sampled more than 12 libyan children with autism spectrum disorders and they found children are four times likely to go missing than their unaffected siblings. most children are missing for an average of 41 minutes. >>> time right now, 4:53. that makes to time
it was time to give him the boot. washington signed kicker out of ucla. he becomes the redskins 19th different kicker since 1994. >>> time now to reveal our latest game of the week poll. five great games for you to choose from. here are your choices. go to u.s.a.today or d. c. to vote. and finally tonight, look at that guy. he looks familiar. that's alex ovechkin. they were scheduled to kick off their season this friday, but the lockout has the great eight playing over in russia. he netted the game winner for moscow. fourth goal in eight games. it might be all we see this evening. >> he belongs back here. >> that's it for us. the cbs everyoning news is next. >>> and derek is back with our only local news.
by georgetown, ucla and rutgers. after the twins announced they were going to kentucky, he said he would play for maryland. stefan is the special teams player of the week. how about this 100 yard kickoff return? third time he has been honored already this season. >> i worked real hard. i am committed to the game. all my time and effort goes here. i am surprised. i did not think i would do this well but good things happen. i will continue to do my job. >> american league championship series continues tonight and so far it has been a good old- fashioned spanking by the tigers. the yankees have yet to show up and it has been a nightmare for new york. derek jeter broke his ankle in game 1, gone. unfortunately for the yankees it has been contagious. justin verlander on the hill for the tigers to night. >> it is just going to take one hit to get us going. somebody has to get that hit. you have to understand what teams are trying to do to you take what they are giving you and make adjustments. >> finally, a couple of nfl notes. the president of the cleveland browns is out at the end of the season. t
. they found a guy who never attempted a regular season field goal. kai, two years removed from ucla. he spent time with the cowboys and the bucs. >>> now if griffin experiences any setbacks this week or as shanahan doesn't decide to start him, curt cousins will get the nod. he threw a 77-yard touchdown pass, but two late interceptions. the head coach feels good about that be cousins or even rex grossman. >> i have the conference and both guys. and that's a great feeling. i can't say that i felt that way about my second team quarterbacks. i got probably the best situation i have been in in a long time. >> maybe a heightened sense of, you know, need to be ready. but i feel like i have had to be ready all these other weeks and ready this past weekend and that won't change. >> 1:00 first pitch tomorrow from nats park. we will be there live with coverage. brian is back to wrap up after this. are you ready ? share everything by turning your smartphone into a mobile hotspot for up to 8 wifi-enabled devices at no extra charge. like the new droid razr m by motorola only $99.99. ♪ ♪ ♪ [ male a
won the lou groza award as top kicker when he played for ucla. cundiff made all five -- he made of his field goals when playing preseason for the buccaneers. >>> a nice warmup here, a chill that moved in on sunday, it's in retreat mode today. a lot of folks are going to, i think, playing hooky today. >> we should have thought of that earlier. >> for a big reason. they're going to be at the baseball game. >> oh, okay. >> at least that's what i'm hearing. >>> let's take a look and see what's going on out there this morning. we're at 57 degrees. the last couple of mornings, we've been starting out in the 30s and 40s. it's not bad out there this morning. a little bit of fog, but nothing that's down under two miles around our immediate area. temperatures, look at them throughout the area, from montgomery county down south through stafford and fairfax and pri prince william county. 54 degrees. 55 in reston. and 59 degrees one of the warm spots in maryland. at the bus stop, here's what you can expect, 47 to 55 degrees. still a little on the damp side. any fog we have out there should be lifti
basketball today. rodney is a six-foot four card. he was recruited by ucla kansas rutgers, and today, he said maryland. football, 2-0. a game on saturday. the team that beat florida state's. >> we have guys who can contribute. helps us a lot. those guys playing more and getting more experience will help us in the long run. >> we want the team to get better and work hard. do our jobs. >> the american league ceci and ships year -- championship series. the game is in the last inning. the philadelphia eagles fight a defense accord later today. they hired the former safety for the washington redskins. >> thank you. man: to some people, social serity is just a number. but to me, it's money that i earn. i count on social security. and i don't want washington politicians like george allen... privatizing it. if george allen wants to risk his own money on wall street... that's fine. but i don't want m risking mine. george allen just isn't watching out for us. anncr: the democratic senatorial campaign committee is... responsible for the content of this advertising. [ mitt romney ] look at
. researchers at ucla say that explains how you can remember phone numbers and directions that you memorized the day before. part of the brain is also very active under anesthesia as well. >>> nearly half of the children with autism wand heir way from the safety of people they know. researchers from interactive autism network sample more than 1200 children with the autism disorders and they found children with autism are four times more likely to go missing than their unaffected siblings. >>> with both the nationals and the orioles in the playoffs the number of the -- a number of families in our region are finding themselves on opposite sides today. >> one local family is pretty divided. >> reporter: the ringley-potter home is a household divided. dad john and six-year-old noah root for the nats. >> my wife and i work downtown. we have gone to so many games, brought the boys to games. we couldn't have asked for a better year than this. >> reporter: 19-year-old zach, a college student, and six-year-old sam, are fans of the orioles. >> my favorite color is black and orange. >> when i was young
two minutes. mike shanahan likes how the third year product out of ucla stepped up on sunday and his commitment all the time. >> he's a first one here. the last guy to leave. and you know after every game, he'll be -- he'll be in here watching film. he -- he takes a lot of pride in what he does. and it's no surprise he's playing at the level that he's played at because it's so important to him. so i expect him to play to very good level. very high level. and he's going to have to now that fred is gone. >>> the world series is set. the tigers and giants square off in game one here on fox tomorrow night at 8:00. san francisco's run to the world series is one of the more improbable ones. facing elimination six time this is postseason they passed the test all six times. waivers on hand last night. bottom of the 3rd, the giants lead 2-0. hunter pence with the bases loaded. base hit past shortstop pete kozma. one giant scores and pablo sandoval motors home. jon jay with an error allows buster posey to clear the bases making it 5-0 giants. right now take a look at pence's hit here. the ball
of ucla. he was released by tampa bay during the preseason. >>> only a couple of players on the nationals rotster have playoff experience and several of the young guys say the players like jayson werth, adam laroche and pitcher adam jackson have been a wealth of knowledge before and during this post-season play. now they're hoping that experience pays off tomorrow with jackson on the mound. the nationals were all smiles today. last night's crushing loss to st. louis seems just like a distant memory to them. now the club just focused on giving the fans a victory. >> i think the fans when they have a team to root for and a team that has a chance to be a winner every year, it's a lot more exciting for them. like i said, they've been through a lot, a lot with this organization and it's fun. >> these guys are enjoying it and it's a fun time for them. it's not a stressful time. it's what we want to be. >> the cincinnati reds today looking to sweep the giants from the top of the tenth. eight time gold glover scott rolen mishandles the ball at third. that brings in the go ahead run that costs th
there are three exceptions -- uc-berkeley, ucla, the university of michigan, they did not garner the same amount of racial and ethnic diversity using alternatives. but what is notable is that those three universities are the ones that are most likely to draw on a national pool of applicants, which means that the number of black and hispanic students is likely to be depressed for an artificial reason. these are the schools that have to compete with other schools on an unfair playing field against competitors who are free to continue to use racial preferences in admissions. so a highly talented students of color who gets into uc- berkeley without a racial preference is also likely to be admitted to an even more competitive institution like stanford with a racial preference. it is not surprising that university of michigan, uc- berkeley, and ucla are having a harder time achieving racial and ethnic diversity than some of these other institutions which do not to the same extent drawn national poll. what about graduate school? rick sander is here from ucla law school. we will hear from him about the
. he shares it with a professor at ucla. they used gamegorithm that helpe impact of matching methods. that research has helped in fields including matching doctors with the right hospitals. >>> u.s. retail sales rose sharply in september. we'll check if wif in with mary thompson for the rest of the business headlines. >> after closing out the worst week since june, the markets are actually in a slight rally mode this morning. the dow up just about 63, nasdaq about 12. providing early support to the market, stronger than expected retail sales numbers for the month of september. they rose 1.1%. citigroup is also giving a lift to the broader markets after the bank reported stronger than expected earnings. softbank has made it official paying over $20 billion for a 70% stake in sprint. this gives the japanese company a foot hold in the wireless market and gives sprint much needed money to help it compete better with bigger rivals at&t and verizon. microsoft is taking another stab it at the online music which is p business. today it's rolling out its music platform replacing its zune mark
the nation's best college kicker in 2009. he was at ucla. the pro career is yet to blossom and spent 2011 on injured reserve with the dallas cowboys and spent the summer in training camp with tampa bay and making all five of its cake -- his kicks. he's the 19th kicker the last 18 years for the redskin and he is aware of their kicking history. >> i am familiar with the history here and i'm doing my best to change that history for a long time. >> i feel great. an amazing opportunity that they have give know me. >> everyone has an experience to start out with and you have to have an opportunity and you win -- any one through the competition and we had other guys who were more seasoned, one in particular and he performed in a tough situation. >> and from inside the 35 yards out. we'll all be happy. this one tied at one in the fourth inning. adam laroche providing the rbi, a solo home run and we want to see offense. we'll bring you an update and we'll bring reaction from inside the clubhouse following this one, will? >> and we look forward to it, scott. thank you. >>> a tough season for the r
. i'm open. give me the ball. hit me. >> and rg iii gives him the ball. >> he is a bruin ucla guy so he is a smart guy as doc would say. he will have to be in there in the short term. >> can they bring in somebody who could tackle somebody on defense. >> that would be a good question. we've got world series game one action tonight in san francisco. you know what i love about the giants? >> candy maldonado. >> besides that, tony bennett. i say bring out tony bennett to sing every game. but this guy is a beast. miguel cabrera. i don't think we talk enough about him on the detroit side. what is the last time that we had a triple crown winner in the major league baseball, wisdom mart anybody. >> it was about a billion years ago. >> it was 1967. -- wisdom martin. >> it was carl yastremski. nobody is talking about the tigers. they've got their ace justin verlander going tonight. they're probably going to play him three times. how is san francisco going to win? >> they are going to win, sick games. >> because of the ghost candy maldonado. >> i like their colors. >> candy maldonado is 52 yea
. taking his spot on the roster, forbath would have been the award at ucla in 2009. but he has yet to kick in a regular season nfl game. his most recent experience with the buccaneers. where he was perfect. five for five on his field goal attempts in the preseason. talking college hoops. part two about to get underway. the maryland basketball team performed better than anticipated last year, winning ame.cipated last year, winning now he wants to take the next step. new big men and little chemistr. >> the guys we signed tone have egos. they're here. they're in the eye, listening, listening, upperclassmen. when you have that, chemistry will be good. but you can't fake chemistry. some teams try to do it. some don't. i think it will be tremendous all year. i feel good. that's one thing i feel great about right now. i don't feel great about our half court defense. i don't feel good about our man to man offense. i feel really good about how well we get along and how our chemical triis right now. >> he needs a little more sun or we need to crank the iris down on that camera a little bit. the terp
of the future. roddy peters picked the terps over kansas, george tourng and ucla. he grew up a juan dixon fan and really like what the maryland coach was selling. a big gift for the terps. meanwhile, thanks to 239 all purpose yards from freshman sensation, stephan digs. the terps' football team coming off a win against virginia on saturday. maryland now 4-2, heading into there week's homecoming match-up against nc state. the terms' 2-0 for the first time since 2001. a very impressive start. by head coach randy edsell, not getting ahead of himself. >> right now, we just, i just worry about taking one game at a time. and then when that game is over, you win it. you put it in the bank and you gain interest. and that's what we've just tried to talk to the guys about. just hey, we've got four wins. four wins isn't enough to accomplish the goals that we want to accomplish. and the only thing that we're focused on right now is just trying to find a way to beat nc state on saturday. >> the maryland football coach, i know how much both of you love facebook and twitter. i would love to invite you to jo
florida, tennessee, texas and ucla in the first month of the season. and just a tough break for the maryland football team, guys. they lose another quarterback. devon burns out for the season. so the terps now have one healthy quarterback on their roster going into the boston college game this weekend. >> that's incredible. >> unbelievable, isn't it. >>> coming up next, a hot show >>> park without paying in the district and you'll probably get a ticket. but that's not always the case if you work for the city. after getting a tip, the iteam went on to see who's parking for free at hours at a time. day after day they found the same cars sitting in spots with no money in the meter. coming up tonight, find out which agency they work for and the new program the city hopes will prevent this from happening in the future. an iteam undercover investigation only on news4. >>> still looking tricky out there, huh? >> it still is. this is a tough forecast. if it goes up to philadelphia and new york, we still get pretty big impacts here by strong winds, heavy rain. we still have a chance
. khai forbath will take his place, recognized as the top kicker while playing for ucla in 2009. forbath kicker is the redskins' 19th kicker in 18 years, the most out of any team in the nfl. >>> yesterday a big honor at the gaylord resort in national harbor. prince george's presented us with a partners for success award. nbc 4's president and general manager jackie bradford accepted the honor. nbc 4 has partnered with prince george's community college several times to organize events like the bluebird blues festival and community sleds. our own aaron gilchrist was the emcee at the event. >> congrats jackie and the team. 6:21. time for weather and traffic on the ones. here's veronica. >>> perfect weather for baseball today or doing anything else outdoors today. we've been trapped with mornings of mist and fog. same deal this rng montmorning. it's going to lift quickly. temperatures throughout the area, look at that. 40s and 50s. 57 degrees in town. we're running some ten degrees higher. the only 30s showing up in winchester, virginia, right now, where it's 39. at the bus stop this morning
a position at stanford. chipley is a professor at ucla -- shapely is a professor. >>> a football fan recover, this morning after being stabbed on the way to the game. maureen naylor is live in the newsroom with more. >> the stabbing happened after a confrontation about sports teams. witness says the man injured was wearing a dallas cowboy shirt. he was stabbed at candlestick park while walking to the game with some friends. it happened on harney way. witness says he was going to the game with several fans who were 9er fans. some witnesses say two men started to seize the -- tease the man about his dallas jersey. >> actually, his girlfriend ran in the way. and they stabbed him in the stomach. yeah. just arguing about sports teams. >> reporter: the stab wound is described as minor. the victim is commented to survive. the police have arrested two men involved in the incident. >>> time now, 7:47. later on today, the warriors will submit the first drawings of their proposed san francisco arena. the 135-foot tall arena would be at the outer edge of piers 30 to 32. now, the designers wanted to look
and i got dragged to this performance. it was a competition between ucla and usc. i thought it was going to be the most excruciating night of my life and by the end i was a huge dork. i was like, this is amazing, can we go meet them? it was a famous upset because ucla beat usc or vice versa. it went down in history. when i bring it up with people that know this world, they were like you were there, this famous night. >> that song, a capella, what's happening there. >> singing this complicated game. you have to wait. somebody else is singing the song and you have to wait for a lyric you know and take that lyric and start singing differently. there's all these rules to the game we play. >> for people who do not understand what a capella means. >> not linguine. >> not barber shop quartets, it's a somewhat new thing. >> like boyz ii men. >> pan okay, you would be the drums. >> solo. >> only one person singing the melody and words. you're creating an orchestra with just voices. >> the human voice. >> we're so excited. this movie, "pitch perfect" opens at a theater near you. >> you are the cut
do that. watch ucla beat cal. >> plenty. >> rosemary is working on a nice forecast tonight? >> bring along the jacket, make sure kids are bundled up. we are expecting an on show breeze, partly cloudy skies, and with the breeze begins to blow it, cools things down. which means if you head into the city, expect the same. outside the doors, partly cloudy skies, fog reported over part of the north bay valley locations as well as areas near the golden gate, and low clouds have slipped into the bay. partly cloudy skies, and a slightly cooler day. 71 for santa rows tax 70 degrees for mountain view, low to mid-60s in the city of san francisco. at some point, some scat may enter the picture -- some scattered showers may enter the picture. we get into monday night, maybe a few sprinkles over tahoe, occasions of the system off the coast, moving -- occasions of the system off the coast moving in. we are still from too to four -- two to four days out. looks like the best shot, temperatures not budging a lot. low to mid-70s in the forecast inland. low 70s at the coast. >>> just a few hours, the op
administration. he taught economics at ucla and at the martin smith school of business and economics at cal state. he holds a ph.d. in economics from the university of california los angeles and a master of public policy from uc- berkeley. our second speaker is stephen fuller, the doctor is a professor of public policy and regional development at george mason university and has been there since 1994 parody served as director of the ph.d. program on public policy from july 1998 through june of 2000 and from july 2001 to july 2002. he served as director of the center for regional analysis. he previously taught at george washington university 25 years, including nine as chairman of the department of urban planning and real estate development and as director of a doctoral programs for the school business of public management. his research focuses on the changing structure of metropolitan area economies and especially on the impact of federal spending, including two studies completed within the past year that consider the economic effects of sequestration. in october 2011 he focused on the impact that
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